Improved identification and enrolment into care of HIV-exposed and -infected infants and children following a community health worker intervention in Lilongwe, Malawi

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BACKGROUND Early identification and entry into care is critical to reducing morbidity and mortality in children with HIV. The objective of this report is to describe the impact of the Tingathe programme, which utilizes community health workers (CHWs) to improve identification and enrolment into care of HIV-exposed and -infected infants and children… (More)
DOI: 10.7448/IAS.18.1.19305

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@inproceedings{Ahmed2015ImprovedIA, title={Improved identification and enrolment into care of HIV-exposed and -infected infants and children following a community health worker intervention in Lilongwe, Malawi}, author={Saeed Ahmed and Maria H. Kim and Amanda C Dave and Rachael A. Sabelli and Kondwani Kanjelo and Geoffrey A. Preidis and Thomas Peter Giordano and Elizabeth Y Chiao and Mina C Hosseinipour and Peter N. Kazembe and Frank Chimbwandira and Elaine J. Abrams}, booktitle={Journal of the International AIDS Society}, year={2015} }